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Billy Mackel

b. John William Mackel, 28 Dec 1912, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. After playing banjo around Baltimore, Mackel turned to electric guitar and attempted his hands at music group leading. In 1944, nevertheless, he became a member of Lionel Hampton’s big music group where he continued to be pretty much continuously for …

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